What is solmux broncho used for?
Solmux broncho is commonly used for the relief of tight cough with thick phlegm accompanying airway disorders e.g., acute and chronic bronchitis, asthma and bronchiectasis, etc.
How should I take solmux broncho?
Take solmux broncho by mouth as directed by your doctor. Do not take it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on your prescription label.
Consult your doctor for any information on the label that you do not clearly understand.
How do I store solmux broncho?
Solmux broncho is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store solmux broncho in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of solmux broncho that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush solmux broncho down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using solmux broncho?
While using this drug, tell your doctor if:
- The cough persists for more than 3 weeks.
- Your symptom gets worse.
- Your cough is accompanied by recurring fever; an upset stomach or heartburn after taking Solmux.
- The new or unusual symptoms occur.
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
Solmux should be used in the 1st trimester of pregnancy only if absolutely essential.
It is not known that this drug is found in breastfeeding or not. Ask your doctor before taking this drug.
What side effects can occur from solmux broncho?
Some side effects can occur when using solmux broncho, such as:
- Skin rashes
- Urinary incontinence
- Unsteadiness of hands
- Muscle cramps
Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
What drugs may interact with solmux broncho?
Solmux broncho may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Products may interact with this drug including:
- Sodium amoxicillin
Does food or alcohol interact with solmux broncho?
Solmux broncho may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
What health conditions may interact with solmux broncho?
Solmux broncho may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have, especially a recent history of gastrointestinal bleeding.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using solmux broncho.
What is the dose of solmux broncho for an adult?
The recommended dose is 1-2 caps or 1-2 teaspoonfuls, 3 or 4 times daily.
What is the dose of solmux broncho for a child?
The recommended dose for children 7-12 years is ½-1 teaspoonful 3 or 4 times daily.
The recommended dose for children 2-6 years is prescribed by the physician.
How is solmux broncho available?
Solmux broncho is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
- Each capsule or 5 ml (1 teaspoonful) of adult suspension contains salbutamol 2 mg and carbocisteine 500 mg.
- Each 5 ml (1 teaspoonful) of paediatric suspension contains salbutamol 1 mg and carbocisteine 125 mg.
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of solmux broncho, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
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Review Date: February 22, 2017 | Last Modified: September 13, 2019